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UK watchdog to probe China state media role in ‘confession’

A British fraud investigator has asked the UK’s media watchdog to revoke a Chinese state-owned outlet’s broadcast license for helping to stage his allegedly forced confession and subsequent imprisonment in China. Peter Humphrey, who was sentenced to more than two years in prison by a Shanghai court in 2014 but released seven months early and […]